ERIC Number: EJ573236
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Gay and Lesbian Adolescents: Presenting Problems and the Counselor's Role.
Cooley, Jonna J.
Professional School Counseling, v1 n3 p30-34 Feb 1998
Development of social identity is crucial for adolescents. Because of the difficulty in developing a healthy identity in a homophobic world, gay and lesbian adolescents are an at-risk population. The counselor's role regarding the process of social identity formation, issues of isolation, educational issues, family issues, and health risks is discussed. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: "Sexual Minority Youth and the School Counselor."